As professor of geo-information at the University of East London, Allan Brimicombe had a close-up view of the preparation, delivery and aftermath of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. But his interest is not merely that of a curious neighbour. Instead, with the support of the ESRC and others, he has been answering the knotty question of whether the Games have had a lasting transformative effect on the East End of London.
UEL Academic in ESRC web research feature
The Olympic legacy for London
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